Dendropsophus haraldschultzi
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Brazil, Colombia, Peru


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species occurs in eastern Peru (Department of Loreto) and Rio Solimões, Rio Juruá and Rio Purus, Brazil. It is found at elevations up to 300m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

A little-known species, it is generally found in the understorey vegetation of tropical moist forest. It may be present close to open ponds and large streams. It is presumed that the eggs are deposited in water and the tadpoles then develop.


The population status is not known.

Population Trend


Major Threats

No major threats, this is a widespread species with large areas of suitable habitat remaining. There is some localized habitat loss to general human activities such as agriculture and selective logging.

Conservation Actions

Conservation units are present within its Brazilian range. Possibly, present in the Peruvian protected areas of the Allpahuayo Mishana Reserved Zone and Tamshiyacu Reserved Zone.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)


Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, presumed large population, and because it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.

Taxonomic Notes

This species was previously within the genus Hyla but has recently been moved to the resurrected genus Dendropsophus (Faivovich, et al., 2005).


Claudia Azevedo-Ramos, Javier Icochea 2004. Dendropsophus haraldschultzi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55500A11317883. .Downloaded on 19 January 2019


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